The sixth time was the charm for the Mabton City Council, which last night approved a $709,404 general fund budget for 2014 during its sixth scheduled budget discussion.
With only two of four members present, the Mabton City Council had to cancel a special budget meeting last night due to lack of a quorum.
Port of Sunnyside commissioners will change their duties as of Jan. 1.
The Port of Sunnyside wetland/pipeline funding will be returned to the granting parties following action taken by port commissioners Monday night.
Following a 30-minute executive session, Port of Sunnyside commissioners approved a 6.5 percent raise increase for the port’s executive director. In 2014, the director’s pay will go from $85,100 to $90,600 a year.
Even with several expenditures tacked on to a draft of the 2014 budget the Grandview City Council reviewed two weeks ago, there will be more money left in the reserve account than originally was expected.
Mabton School Board Director Jeanette Williams receives a token of appreciation this past Monday for the eight years she has served on the board
Sen. Jim Honeyford (R-Sunnyside) last Wednesday accepted the Washington State Farm Bureau’s Legislator of the Year Award for an unprecedented third time. The Sunnyside Republican also received the award in 2003 and 2007.
In her last meeting as Mabton’s mayor, Vera Zavala presided over a special session last Friday that moved the city closer to wrapping up budget discussions for 2014.
The Washington State Department of Licensing (DOL) and the Yakama Nation recently settled a long-standing dispute about how to collect fuel taxes on fuel sold at gas stations owned by members of the Yakama Nation.
Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, 810 E. Custer Ave, 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013, at 7 p.m. at Grandview City Hall
Washington Healthplanfinder officials last week released a comprehensive data report that shows about 57,000 residents enrolled in new health coverage options during October.
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